ACES Calendar

<< Tuesday, October 23, 2018 >>
Event: Dallas County Farmers Market Start: 10/23/18 6:00am
Fee: End: 10/23/18 2:00pm
Calendar(s): Farm & Agribusiness Management; Commercial Horticulture; Human Nutrition Diet & Health
Address: Bloch Park 108 Dallas Ave Selma, Alabama County: Dallas
Contact Name: Market Manager Phone: 334-366-4575
Event Website: Email:
Description: The Dallas County Farmers' Market will officially be opened for its 2018 season beginning on Saturday, June 2 through Saturday, November 3. The market will be opened on Tuesday's, Thursday's and Saturday's from 6:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. or until the last vendor sells out. For more information or if you have questions, please contact the market manager at 334-366-4575.

Event: 3 Day Commercial Aquaponics Workshop Start: 10/23/18 8:00am
Fee: $1000 End: 10/23/18 4:00pm
Calendar(s): Commercial Horticulture; Human Nutrition Diet & Health; Community & Workforce Development
Address: Center for Advanced Science, Innovation and Commerce 559 Devall Drive, Auburn AL 36849 County: Lee
Contact Name: David Cline Phone: 334-844-2874
Event Website: http://sfaas.aubu...p-oct-23-25-2018/ Email: clinedj@auburn.edu
Description: Auburn University's Aquaculture and Fisheries Business Institute is proud to announce their newest workshop series, which focuses on commercial aquaponics. Our team of highly successful presenters are planning a jam-packed 3-day schedule of practical information that can be used to implement a successful addition to your existing aquaculture facility or create a completely new operation. The Workshop will be held October 23-25, 2018 at Auburn University.

Event: Alabama Livestock Sales Start: 10/23/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 10/23/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; 4-H & Youth Development; 4-H & Youth Development
Address: 701 Hall Street Greensboro Alabama 36744 County: Perry
Contact Name: Tommie Teacher Phone: 3346248710
Event Website: Email: teachto@aces.edu
Description: Alabama Small Ruminants Sale/Auction on every Tuesday.

Event: Coosa County Forestry Field Day Start: 10/23/18 8:00am
Fee: End: 10/23/18 1:00pm
Calendar(s): Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 2188 Coosa County Road 66, Goodwater, AL 35072 County: Coosa
Contact Name: Sharon Haynes Phone: 256-377-4713
Event Website: Email: sah0008@aces.edu
Description: This event is designed to be an informative and enjoyable day in the woods with knowledgeable speakers discussing burning longleaf, pond management, returning pastureland back to native grasses for wildlife and honey bees and pollinators. There is no fee to attend but pre-registration is required to help us plan for light refreshments and lunch. For more information, call Coosa County Extension Office at 256-377-4713. Note: Registration is from 8-9am.

Event: Peanut Pod Blast Workshops WREC Start: 10/23/18 8:00am
Fee: free End: 10/23/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Agronomic Crops; Farm & Agribusiness Management; Commercial Horticulture; Animal Science & Forages; Agronomic Crops; Commercial Horticulture
Address: WREC County: Henry
Contact Name: James D. Jones Phone: 334-726-1804
Event Website: http://aces.edu Email: jonesja@aces.edu
Description: Peanut Pod Maturity Determination to decide when to dig Peanuts at optimum maturity

Event: Fayette County FAWN Start: 10/23/18 8:30am
Fee: End: 10/23/18 1:30pm
Calendar(s): 4-H & Youth Development; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: Guthrie Smith Park County: Fayette
Contact Name: Ronni Rena Brasher Phone:
Event Website: Email: rrb0006@aces.edu
Description:

Event: Parasite Management Start: 10/23/18 9:00am
Fee: End: 10/23/18 10:00am
Calendar(s): Animal Science & Forages; 4-H & Youth Development; 4-H & Youth Development; Urban Affairs
Address: 701 Hall Street Greensboro, Alabama 36744 County: Greene
Contact Name: Tommie Teacher Phone: 334-624-8710
Event Website: Email: teachto@aces.edu
Description: The purpose of this meeting is to provide information that will help farmers to identify and control parasites that affect goats and sheep.

Event: Today's Mom-Gateway WIC Start: 10/23/18 10:00am
Fee: FREE End: 10/23/18 12:00pm
Calendar(s): Expanded Food & Nutrition Education Program
Address: 2905 East South Blvd. County: Montgomery
Contact Name: Jennifer Pinkard Phone: 334-270-4133
Event Website: http://aces.edu Email: jap0033@aces.edu
Description: To provide nutrition education to limited-resource moms-to-be, while contributing to their personal development, physical development and nutritional welfare of baby.

Event: Soil Sampling Program Start: 10/23/18 6:30pm
Fee: FREE End: 10/23/18 7:30pm
Calendar(s): Home Grounds, Gardens & Home Pests; Forestry, Wildlife & Natural Resource Mgmt.
Address: 2000 Pelham Parkway Boulevard, Pelham, AL 35124 County: Shelby
Contact Name: David Smith Phone: 205-620-6418
Event Website: http://www.pelhamlibrary.com Email: dsmith@pelhamonline.com
Description: The workshop is for anyone that wants to learn the correct way to collect a soil sample and how to use the soil test report. The program will cover Soil PH, Soil Groups, Nutrient Ratings, Lime Recommendations, and Fertilization recommendations. There is no cost to attend, but please call the Chelsea Public Library to register at 205-847-5750 by September 13, 2018.